Congressman Eliot Engel, left, and his challenger Jamaal Bowman on the right.

Black Progressives Try to Topple Establishment Backed Moderates in New York and Kentucky

Two years ago, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shocked us all by winning the primary in New York’s 14th District over Joe Crowley, who then was the fourth highest ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives. A similar upset could happen in AOC’s neighboring district, New York’s 16th, this week.



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